T 1987 - H 22. 1987. Acrylic on canvas. Lower right signed and dated. Verso of canvas inscribed with a personal dedication. Verso of folded canvas inscribed "Hartung T 1987= H 22" as well as inscribed with the dimensions. Verso of stretcher inscribed "Hartung T 1987-H 22" und "Faite le 24/3/87" and with a direction arrow. 73 x 100 cm (28.7 x 39.3 in).
The work is registered in the archive of the Fondation Hans Hartung et Anna-Eva Bergman and will be included into the forthcoming catalog raisonné.
PROVENANCE: From the estate of the artist's niece.
"To me painting that is called abstract is not an ism, as there have recently been quite a few of, it is neither a 'style' nor an 'epoch' in the history of art, but simply a means of expression, a different kind of human language - one that is much more direct than earlier painting." Hans Hartung